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BRITISH RAIL ENGINEERING LIMITED SWINDON WORKS WALL TO FORMER SAWMILL AND SHOP TO CARRIAGE WORKS

List Entry Summary

This building is listed under the Planning (Listed Buildings and Conservation Areas) Act 1990 as amended for its special architectural or historic interest.

Name: BRITISH RAIL ENGINEERING LIMITED SWINDON WORKS WALL TO FORMER SAWMILL AND SHOP TO CARRIAGE WORKS

List entry Number: 1023464

Location

BRITISH RAIL ENGINEERING LIMITED SWINDON WORKS, BRISTOL STREET
WALL TO FORMER SAWMILL AND SHOP TO CARRIAGE WORKS, BRISTOL STREET

The building may lie within the boundary of more than one authority.

County:

District: Swindon

District Type: Unitary Authority

Parish:

National Park: Not applicable to this List entry.

Grade: II

Date first listed: 23-Apr-1986

Date of most recent amendment: Not applicable to this List entry.

Legacy System Information

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Legacy System: LBS

UID: 318679

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List entry Description

Summary of Building

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Reasons for Designation

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History

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Details

BRISTOL STREET SU 1484 NW SWINDON BREL: Swindon Works 5/19 Wall to former sawmill and shop to carriage works GV II Wall, 1868, formerly of sawmill and adjoining shop of GWR carriageworks. Rock-faced snecked Fox's Wood stone with ashlar limestone quoins and strings. 9 wide panels between quoined pilasters. Bays 4 and 5 with first floor glazing, 16-panes with bottom hopper within concrete quoins, and sills. Ground level with wide opening with panelled gates. Listed as group value with facade of Trimming Shop in Emlyn Square, and Nos. 7 and 8 Carriageworks shops in London Street (q.v.).

Listing NGR: SU1450984818

Selected Sources

Books and journals
Hudson, K, Transport History
Large, F , Swindon Retrospect 1855-1930, (1931)
Peck, A , The Great Western at Swindon Works, (1983)
Silto, J , A Swindon History 1840-1901

National Grid Reference: SU 14509 84818

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